OOIDA – Medical Insurance For Truck Drivers

Medical insurance is often too expensive for independent truck drivers and small fleet owners. The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) offers health insurance plans at group rates to OOIDA members. OOIDA is the international trade association representing the interests of commercial truck drivers, independent owner-operators and small fleet owners on all issues that affect truckers. […]
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How The St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund Helps Truck Drivers With Medical Expenses

The St. Christopher Truckers Development and Relief Fund (SCF) is a Christian-based 501©(3) not-for-profit organization which provides financial assistance to professional truck drivers whose medical problems have let to financial hardship. SCF also conducts health research to benefit professional truck drivers and the trucking industry. Truck drivers employed by major carriers generally have health insurance. […]
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Dash Cams Enable Semi Truck Accident Attorneys To Easily Prevail In Cases Of Staged Heavy Truck Accidents

Trucking attorneys are extremely effecting in defending truck drivers in cases of staged accidents. Staged accidents frequently referred to as “cash for crash” or “slam ons” are accidents deliberately caused by drivers for the purpose of collecting insurance money. Semi trucks are often targeted for these accidents. Accidents often occur when the drivers have manipulated […]
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Overweight Truck Drivers May Face Rising Health Insurance Costs

Overweight and Obese truck drivers can expect the cost of their employer provided health insurance costs to rise. This is because trucking companies are seeing their insurance premiums rise as a result of the health conditions of many of its drivers. Consequently, companies could require drivers to pay a higher portion of their health insurance […]
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